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  • Your Child's Habits for Parents


    Nail biting, hair twirling, thumb sucking, and nose picking - these childhood habits are common. Here's how to deal with them.

  • Nursing Positions for Parents


    If you're a new mom, breastfeeding your baby can feel like a challenge. Check out this article for information on common nursing positions, proper latching-on techniques, and how to know if your baby is getting enough to eat.

  • Movement, Coordination, and Your Newborn for Parents


    It may seem like all babies do is sleep, eat, and cry, but their little bodies are making many movements, some of which are reflexes.

  • Bruxism (Teeth Grinding or Clenching) for Parents


    Gnashing and grinding teeth, called bruxism, is common in kids, and often happens during deep sleep or while a child is under stress.

  • Movement, Coordination, and Your 1- to 3-Month-Old for Parents


    The reflexes they had just after birth start to disappear as babies this age gain more control over movements and interact more with their environment.

  • Breastfeeding FAQs: Getting Your Baby to Latch for Parents


    Here are answers to some common questions about getting a good latch, making sure your baby is drinking, taking your baby off the breast, and more.

  • Week 22 for Parents


    Brain and nerve endings are formed enough so that the fetus can feel touch, while you might be feeling irregular, painless Braxton Hicks contractions.

  • Movement, Coordination, and Your 4- to 7-Month-Old for Parents


    At this age, kids are learning to roll over, reach out to get what they want, and sit up. Provide a safe place to practice moving and lots of interesting objects to reach for.

  • Breastfeeding FAQs: Getting Started for Parents


    Here are answers to common questions about getting started with breastfeeding.

  • Going to the Orthodontist for Kids


    An orthodontist prevents and treats mouth, teeth, and jaw problems using braces, retainers, and other devices.